West Ham have won their appeal over midfielder Sofiane Feghouli's sending off against Manchester United which the Hammers lost 2-0 on Monday, the Englih FA announced on their official website on Wednesday.
The Algerian player was harshly sent off by Mike Dean following a tackle on Phil Jones.
A statement on the FA's website reads: "Sofiane Feghouli has had his claim of wrongful dismissal upheld today [Wednesday 4 January 2017] following an Independent Regulatory Commission hearing.
"The West Ham United player was sent off for serious foul play during the game against Manchester United on Monday 2 January 2017.
"The standard three-match suspension has, therefore, been withdrawn with immediate effect."
Meanwhile, the FA on Wednesday rejected an appeal by Manchester City following the sending off of Fernandinho against Burnleyon Monday.
Fernandinho, who was also sent off against Chelsea, will now serve a four-match ban.
"Fernandinho will serve a four-match suspension with immediate effect after his claim of wrongful dismissal was rejected today [Wednesday 4 January 2017] following an Independent Regulatory Commission hearing," a statment on the FA's website reads.
"The Manchester City midfielder was sent off for serious foul play during the game against Burnley on Monday 2 January 2017.
"His suspension includes the standard sanction of an additional game as it was his second dismissal of the season."Fastest Paying Betting Site in Nigeria: Grab your 140% First Time Deposit Bonus Now — www.Sportybet.Com Copyright © 2021 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.